my little dragonfly hunter
I wonder how far
he has gone today…
Kyo wa doko made
Probably the most famous female haijin, Chiyo-ni was born in the Ishikawa Prefecture in 1703. She began writing haiku poetry when she was 6, and her ability was soon recognized.
Here, Chiyo-ni is writing about the death of her young son.
Seven days to make music in response to the assigned haiku: to participate visit https://www.naviarrecords.com/about/naviar-haiku
Deadline: 7th August 2019
haiku by Fukuda Chiyo-ni http://haikukan.city.hakusan.ishikawa.jp/english/about/index.html
picture by João Silas https://unsplash.com/@joaosilas